ENDOSCOPIC SURGICAL CENTRE OF MARYLAND, LLC
10801 Lockwood Drive, Suite 110 Silver Spring, MD 20901
Phone: (301) 593-5110 Fax: (301) 593-6269 TTY Users call Maryland Relay # 711
If you have any questions, please call us between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Your procedure is scheduled for ___________________________. Please be here at _____________.
Due to cancellations or physician emergencies, your procedure time
may change. You will be called the day before to confirm all
appointment instructions. PLEASE ALLOW ABOUT 2 HOURS TOTAL TIME FOR ALL ASPECTS OF YOUR PROCEDURE.
PLEASE REVIEW THESE INTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY AT LEAST SEVEN (7) DAYS BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE.
ABOUT YOUR PROCEDURE
THE DAY BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE (cont.)
You need to receive a prescription from your physician to
If you are taking any medications (prescription or
obtain 28 OsmoPrep Tabs
from your local pharmacy. Take
nonprescription) for any reason, please check with the doctor to
these tabs according to the directions on this sheet.
determine whether or not to take your medications on the day
of your procedure. Please take all heart and blood pressure
You will be sedated with an intravenous medication, and that
medications up to and including the day of your procedure.
will impair your judgment and perception. After the
If you are diabetic and taking glucophage, hold glucophage for
procedure you will have time to rest, however, you must
24 hours prior to your procedure. Hold all other oral diabetic
make arrangements for transportation home
medications the morning of your procedure. Please bring to
lingering effects of the medication will make operating a
your appointment all inhalers that you may have.
motor vehicle hazardous for 24 hours after the procedure. If these arrangements are not made before you come to the
TAKING YOUR PREP
facility, your procedure will be cancelled
. No one will be
allowed to leave in a taxi without a responsible person to
The day before
your procedure at 4:00pm, take 4 OsmoPrep
with at least 8 fl.oz. of approved clear liquid (water,
juice or soda) every 15 minutes. The last dose should be taken
SEVEN (7) DAYS BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE
with at least 12 fl. oz. of any clear liquid.
Do not take any aspirin
(including Ecotrin, Bufferin, and
4:00pm 4 Tablets + 8 fl.oz. of clear liquid
Anacin) as well as, iron
or iron-containing vitamins; or
4:15pm 4 Tablets + 8 fl.oz. of clear liquid
herbal supplements like Ginseng, Gingko and Garlic. If you
4:30pm 4 Tablets + 8 fl.oz. of clear liquid
take Plavix, Coumadin, Heparin and Lovenox, consult with
4:45pm 4 Tablets + 8 fl.oz. of clear liquid
your physician to know when they should be stopped.
5:00pm 4 Tablets + 12 fl.oz. of clear liquid
FOUR (4) DAYS BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE
Following this regimen, continue drinking more of the
approved clear liquids, so that you don’t become dehydrated.
Do not take anti-inflammatories
(e.g., ibuprofen, Advil,
The day of your procedure
, start your second regimen 6 hours
Motrin, Aleve, etc.). However, Celebrex may be continued
before your procedure. Take 4 OsmoPrep Tablets
up to the day of the procedure. You can take
least 8 fl.oz. of approved clear liquid (water, juice or soda) 15
minutes apart. The last dose should be taken with at least 12
TWO (2) DAYS BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE
Do not eat any foods containing seeds such as tomatoes,
Start time 4 Tablets + 8 fl.oz. of clear liquid
cucumbers, rye bread, corn, celery, popcorn and nuts.
+ 15 min 4 Tablets + 12 fl.oz. of clear liquid
THE DAY BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE
You may have clear liquids up until 4 hours before your
procedure. During the 4 hours before your procedure,
Do not eat any solid foods or dairy products. Drink
take nothing by mouth, not even water, except for a
only clear liquids for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
small sip of water if needed for your medications. However,
Clear liquids include clear juices such as apple, grape and
you may still brush your teeth prior to the procedure.
cranberry, clear broth or bouillon, tea and coffee (without
milk or creamer), Jell-O, Italian ices, sodas, Gatorade, Kool
: Individual response to laxatives may vary. This prep
Aid and water. Drink at least 48oz of fluids throughout
will cause multiple bowel movements and often works within
the day before taking the prep.
Jell-O, ices or any drinks
30 minutes but, can take as long as 3 hours. Please remain
with artificial red, purple or orange coloring are not allowed.
within easy reach of bathroom facilities.
DR COLIN K. W. WATTS Watts Scientific Consulting Sydney, Australia ABN 16 091 051 856 www.understandingcancer.com.au/WattsScientificConsulting.html QUALIFICATIONS BSc Hons (First Class), University of Otago, New Zealand PhD, University of Sydney, Australia AREAS OF EXPERTISE • Molecular and cellular biology of cancer; molecular pharmacology; gene cloning and protei
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